Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Inland Sea, 30 km east of Ōita, Oita, Japan, on Tuesday, 17 June 1975 at 15:18 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 77 km depth
Date & time: 17 Jun 1975 15:18:38 UTC
Depth: 77.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.271°N / 131.915°E (Inland Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Tsurumi (45 km / 28 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Usuki (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Tsurusaki (pop: 77,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Tsukumiura (Tsukumi) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) E of Ōita (pop: 448,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Kitsuki (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) N of Saiki (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Hiji (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) E of Beppu (pop: 125,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) ESE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
762 km (473 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.7||77 km||Kyushu, Japan||USGS|
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